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Maintenon, madam, her birth, education, for Nomenclators, who

107
tune, and character

46 Norwood, John, peruke-maker, his petition 64
Married to Scaron .

47 Nottingham, earl of, and his daughter, defended
Her power over and marriage to Lewis XIV. 48

against the insults of the Examiner

41
Mankind, ranged under the active and specula-
tive
130 ODDITIES, the English famous for them

144
Mantua-makers, should be expert anatomists 149 Oedipus, faults in that tragedy

110
Marlborough, duke of, insulted by the Examiner 80 Oger, Sir William, his manner of courtship 5
Marriage, the arts of parents in it
57,73 Old people, remember past times best

6
Janglings

73 Old men, of Gray's Inn, account of them. 44
What often occasions unhappiness therein 113 Operators, cephalic, their petition

64
Extravagant expenses after entering into it Oppian, his description of a war-horse

86
censured
147 Oratory, an odd kind of it condemned

84
Martial, his verses on a country seat 173 Othello, beauties and defects in that tragedy 37
Masquerades, account of them .

142, 154 Ovid, quotation from him, about humanity to
Master, how he should behave to his servants. 87 animals

61
The efficacy of his example
165 Strada's .

122
Mechanics, of general importance

1
In what really inferior to gentlemen 130 PAINTING, in Poetry, what it is .

86
Medals, modern, an error in distributing them. 93 Palaces, of the French king, described

101
Proposal for making them more general and Pandemonium, of Milton, proposed to be repre-
useful, by Dr. Swift
93 sented in fire-works

102
Struck in France, on abolishing duels . 129 Pandolph, Sir Harry, his manner of courtship 5
Meekness, something sublime and heroic in it. 20 His manner of telling a story

42
Melancholy, Pills to Purge, a collection of songs Parents. generally err in marrying their children 57
so called

67 Too careful and mercenary in disposing of
Melissa and Polydore, their story
85 their children

57
Memoirs of the discovery of a French noble Paschal, Mr. his observations on Cromwell's
man's children
150 death.

136
Memorial from Dunkirk, answered

128 Passions, disasters attending irregular passions. 8
Merchants, of great benefit to the public 79 Pastoral life, at the first period of the world, its
Metamorphoses, of men into lower ranks of

felicity

22
being
56 Qualities thereof

23
Milton's description of Eve's treating an angel 138 Poetry

40
Milliners, general remarks on them
138 Criticisms thereon.

23, 40
Mind, strength of, its true happiness
31 Rules for writing it

30
Human, restless after happiness
83 Poetry, explained by an allegory

32
Principle of attraction therein
126 English, characterised

14, 28, 30
Misers, observations on them
77 French, wherein faulty .

28
Act on the same principles as critics
77 Of Sanazarius, condemned

28
Not happy in their riches

83 Patch, parson, why so called
Misochirosophus, Johannes, his humorous letter

Patience, opposed to scom.

152
concerning button orators

84 Peace proclaimed, and prayers on that occasion 80
Mistress of a family, a good one described, from Pedants, their veneration for Greek and Latin
the book of Proverbs .
168 condemned.

90
Moderate man, an ode by Mr.D'Urfey, commend-

Pedigrees, the vanity of them ridiculed 137
ed

67 Peer, Mr. William, his character and excellen-
Modesty, bestows greater beauties than the

cies

82
bloom of youth
100 Broke his heart for growing fat

82
Opposed to lust
152 Peripatetics of Gray's Inn.

44
Lost among the ordinary part of the world 87 Persian Sultan, an instance of the justice of one 95
Modesty pieces laid aside
118 Peruke, a kind of index to the mind.

149
A modesty piece lost at a masquerade 145 Petticoat, great, the grievance thereof

114
Mole-hill, a lively image of the earth · 153 Phænomena of nature, imitated by art
Moliere, his observation of making a dinner 78 Pharisees, for what blamed by Christ
Molly, the barber's daughter, her history . . 159 Philantus, and his cockle shells affronted . 92
Moralists, quaint, a saying of theirs

136 Philips, Ambrose, his excellence in pastoral
More, Sir Thomas, his poem on the choice of a

poetry

30, 32
wife

163 Philogram, his letter on speech and letters 172
Morning prayer, re
recommended

65 Philosopher, self taught, Arabian notion of such
Mortality, bill of, out of the country. · 136

61
Moschus, remarks on his Greek pastorals . 28 Philosopher's stone, Mr. Ironside's search after it 166
Mother, character of a good one
150 Physicians, never take physic

174
Motteux, Peter, an unicorn's head to be erecir Physico-Theology, by Dr. Derham, recommended 175
ed there

114 Picts, women untuckered, advised to imitate
Mountespan, madam, recommended madara

them

140
Maintenon to Lewis XIV.

47 Pidgeon, Bat, the hair-cutter, recommended 1, 43
Mum, Ned, his letter concerning the Silent Club 121

His petition

64
Mila, daughter of Pythagoras, account of her Pilpay, his fable on the cruel usage of animals 61
and her works
. 165 Pindar, compared with Tom D'Urfey

67

Pineal gland in the brain, discovered by Des
NATURAL history, a diverting and improving

Cartes

35
study

160
Voyage through several :

35
Natural pleasures, what they are
49 Pismires, nations of them described .

153
Nature, the contemplation of it exalts the spirits 169 Plain, Tom, his letter complaining of great hoop
Imitated by Art
103 petticoats

114
Necks of women immodestly exposed

Plato, his opinion of a future state

27
100, 109, 118, 121 His answer to a scandalous report of him 85
Netherlands, their advantages over the French 52 What he said of censure

35

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Players, robbed in their journey to Oxford 91 Religion, inquiries into it, urged

75
Pleasure, men of, wherein miserable

35 Renown, women of, instances of them
Variety of, prepared for the different stages of Repartee a quick one in parliament

137
life
62 Reproof distinguished from reproach

56
Fantastical
49 Revenge, the wickedness of it.

20
Natural, what
49 A remarkable instance of it

8
Sensual, the lowest
62 Rich men, what Diogenes said of them

91
Not to be exclaimed against in reclaiming of Riding-dress, why called Pindaric

149
youth ·

127 | Ringwood, Esau, his memorial, in behalf of
Plotting Sisters, that play honoured by the pre hunters

64
sence of Charles the Second

82 Jack, his temple education described 151
Plutarch, examples of his good nature
61 His milliner's and shoemaker's bills

151
Poet, history of an ancient Greek
141 Roarings of Button's lion

121
Poets tragic, errors committed by them 110 Rochester, bishop of, his definition of wit 141
Poetry, sacred

51 | Roscommon, earl of, his rule for translating 164
Compared with dress

149 Rowley, Mr. his proposal for new globes . 1
Different styles required for the different kinds Rural life, what destroyed the tranquillity of it
of it
149 amongst the first race of men

22
Polydore and Melissa, their story
85 Rustysides, his letter on masquerades

142
Poor, mostly provided for by the middle kind of
people
79 SACRED poetry, pleasant and beneficial

51
Pope, his pastorals compared with those of Phi Sackville, lord Edward, his answer to Lord
lips:
40 Bruce's challenge

129
His description of a war-horse

86 Account of his combat with lord Brace 133
Popes, the Leos the best, and Innocents the worst 141 Sadducees, may be called Freethinkers among
Poppy, Ned, the story-teller, described
24 the Jews

93
Possession, true, consists in enjoyment 42 Sanazarius, his pastorals

, condemned
Posterity, the regard we should have thereto 138 Santon, Barsisa, his history from the Turkish
Posture-master, his frolics about clothes · 102 Tales.

148
Pounce, Hugh, the iron poet his petition 64 Scandal, a vice the fair sex too easily give in to 85
Practical Christianity, by Dr. Lucas, a specimen Scaron, account of his marriage with madam
of that work
63 Maintenon

47
Praise, grateful to human nature

135 Schacabac, the Persian, an instance of his com-
Prayer, of a gentleman of fashion

81 plaisance
Made by Henry IV. of France, before a battle 19 Schools, the pleasure of them

62
Common, of the Church of England, its excel Scorn opposed to patience

152
lency

65 Scriptures, the belief of them considered 75
Prejudice, allegorically described

39 Segonia, John de, account of his combat with
Pretty gentleman, described
38 his brother

. 104
Priest, the respect to that title

· 130 Servants, the duty of masters towards them
Prim, Ruth, her advice to Nestor Ironside · 132 Sexes, the comparative perfections of them

152
Prior, Matthew, some pretty verses of his 54

At war, reconciled by Virtue and Love
His character of perfect beauty

85 Shame, fear of it, overcomes tenderness
Prolusions of Strada on the style of poets

Public, the use of it

92
112, 115, 122 Shepherd, true character of one in Pastorals
Property-man at the play-house, his office 82 Short Club, account of it

91,92
At the play, robbed
95 Sickness, the effects it has on the mind

132
Proteus compared to Death
136 Sidney, Sir Philip, a psalm translated by him

18
Proverbs, when the use of them is insupport Silvio, his bill of costs in courting Zelinda 94
able

24 Similes, difficult to succeed in them
Concerning a good mistress of a family 168 Sleep, shows the divinity of the human soul

93
Providence, a remarkable instance of its interpo Sloth more invincible than vice

131
sition
117 | Small-coalman, his musical talent

144
Psalm 137, translated by Sir Philip Sidney 18 Smooth, Arthur, his letter about his wife, who is
Prudes, how they should paint themselves

140
very seldom angry

73
Public spirit in Čato .
33 Sneezing, a treatise thereon

60
Humorous mistakes concerning it

58 Snow, artificial, before the French king
Punning, an apology for it.
36 Snuff, philosophical, the use of it

35
Purville, Mr. the Property-man, account of his Socrates, his remarks on philosophy ·

70
being robbed
95 Contemned censure

135
Puzzle, Peter, his dream
106 Softly, Simon, ill used by a widow

92
Pythagoras, his learning, and that of his family 165 Soldiers, christian, vigilance recommended to
His invention of the foundation of British

them

16
130 Moyed at the distress in a tragedy

19
Soliloquy of an Athenian libertine

: 18
QUERIES, concerning matrimony

57 Solomon, his choice of wisdom
Somersetshire pastoral ballad

40
RACE-HORSES, cruel to put them to their utmost Song, by a lady who loved an ugly man
speed for diversion only

6 Writing, a criticism thereon
Rakes, in love not so bad aš gallant men 17 | Sophia refuses a present of jewels on her mar.
Characterised
131 riage

147
Raleigh, Sir Walter, his saying of Walsingham 71 Soul, discovery of the seat of it, by Des Cartes 35
Raphael, the beauties of his picture of our Sa Sympathy of
viour appearing to his disciples

19 South, Dr. extract from his discourse on a good
Reading, how abused

60 conscience
Recipe for making an Epic poem

78 Sparkler, her letter about the character of Lucia
Recluse, idleness exposed .

131 and Marcia, in Cato
Reformation of manners, a project for that pur Speculative part of mankind, compared with the
pose
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Speech, a discourse thereon
172 | Umbra, her letter on public shame

95
Spies, the use secretary Walsingham made of United Provinces, advantages they enjoyed over
them
71 the French .

52
Spleen, the Dutch not subject to it

131 Universities, the foundation of them owing to
Spring, the beauties of that season described 125 religion

62
Verses thereon

125
Called the youth and health of the year

Designed to teach refined luxury and enjoy.
125 ments

62
Squires, country, ignorant of nature ,
169 University education, its errors

94
Stage, an instance of its force in reforming the
world

43 VANITY of mankind, to make themselves known 1, 2
Statius, Strada's
122 Variety, the nature and sweets of it.

138
Steele, Mr. his letters against the Examiner 53, 63 Versailles described

. 101
His letters about Dunkirk
168 Verses to Mrs. Annabella Lizard

15
Stomachers for beaux

171 From Juvenal and Ovid, translated by Dryden
Story-tellers, censured for ridiculous punctuality 42

54, 61
Story-telling, not an art, but a knack.
42 From the French

16
Rules for it

24, 42 On the uncertainty of happiness, by Shak:
Strada, his excellent prolusions : 115, 119, 122 speare

54
Sublime, Longinus, his best rule for it
152 By Dryden and Prior

54
Boileau's notes on it
117 From Juvenal

54
Sullen husbands complained of

From Young's poem on the last day

51
Swagger, Tom, his letter to Old Testy
145 From Ovid, translated by Dryden

61
Affronted

171 An essay on the different styles of poetry 35
Swords, the immoderate length of them con From lord Rochester

50
demned

143, 145
On the transmigration of souls

18
Sympathy of souls : : : :
. 151 Describing the garden of Alcinous

173

From Anacreon
TALE-TELLERS, hired to lull people asleep in Out of Claudian

164
Ireland
42 From Congreve

85, 115
Tall Club, an account of it

108 From Eusden's translation of the Rape of
Temple education, account of it
151 Proserpine

164
Temple, sir William, his account of English hu Eve treating an angel, described from Mil-
87 ton

138
His remarks on the gardens of Alcinous 173

On gardening

173
His character of the Dutch
131 Ey Prior, Congreve, and Addison

: 84, 115
Teraminta, angry about the tucker
109 Description of a horse

80
Like a wag-tail
125 From a manuscript on hunting

125
Terre-filius, at Oxford, reflections on him
72 From Martial

. 173
Terrible Club, account of it
143 From Racine's Athalia :

. 117
Terror, Andrew, the Mohock, a cure wrought Describing the spring

128
on him

11 Concerning translation, by lord Roscommon . 164
Theano, the wife of Pythagoras, taught philoso The court of Venus from Claudian

127
phy
165 From Virgil, translated by Dryden

138
Theocritus's Idyls, compared with Virgil's On wit and wisdom

141
Eclogues
28 On the art of writing, by a lady

172
Theodosius, the emperor, married to Athenais

, à

Verulama, lord, his writings a glory to the English
Grecian virgin
155 nation

25
Thrift, Generosity, his letter about the French Criticism on the style of his History of Henry
trade
170 the seventh

25
Tillotson, extract from his discourse concerning Vice, observations on the great vices

19
the danger of all knowing sin
21 Of people of quality, not to be taxed

26
Time not to be squandered

188 Virgil, his eclogues compared with Theocritus's
Timogenes, a man of false honour
161 Idyls

28
Timoleon, the Corinthian, his piety and remark Remarks on his praise of Augustus
able preservation
117 Strada's, commended

115, 119, 122
Tiptoe, Tom, a gallant member of the short club 92 Virtue, its interests supplanted by common cus-
Topknot, Dr. why so called

116
Tory, English, his letters about demolishing Dun Christian, recommended

20, 55, 79
kirk
128, 131 Misrepresented toy Free-ihinkers

79
Trade its interest the same with that of land 76 Vision of Xenophon

111
With France, prejudicial to England 170 Voluptuary, the misery of one described : 35
Tragedy-writers, wherein notoriously defective 110
Translation, lord Roscommon's rules for it 164 WAG-Tails, their way of courting

. 125
The best means of refining and polishing a Walsingham, sir Francis, his lions, who

71
language

164 His letter concerning Queen Elizabeth's mar-
Treatise recommended as useful towards the

riage with the French king's brother . 7
improvement of the world
43 Wanderer in reading

60
Tremble, Tom, the quaker, his letter on naked Ward, Mr. John, of Chester, his vanity
breasts
116 Wealth, insolent, with respect to women

45
Truelove, Tom, the character of a good husband 113 Weather, fine the pleasure it occasions

125
Tuck, Tim, the hero of the short club

92 Wedding-clothes, the vanity of them exposed 113
Tucker, remarks on the ladies laying it aside, Wenefrede, St. a doubtful person

91
18, 26, 33, 36, 48, 52, 56 Whiston, Mr. his letter on the longitude 108
Tugghe, Sieur, of Dunkirk, his impudence 28 | White, Thomas, his letter to Nestor Ironside,
Turks their humanity to animals
61 concerning the philosopher's stone

167
Tutors, ill used and ill paid
90 Whoring precautions against it

17

Instance of a gentleman reclaimed from it 17
ULYSSES, Cosmopolita, his letter on the pineal Wife, sir Thomas More's direction for the choice
gland in the brain

35
of one

164

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William the Third, king, his saying of Lewis Women should have learning

155
the Fourteenth, and madam Maintenon 48 Wisdom and knowledge recommended to their
Wilkins, bishop, his art of flying

112 study

155, 159, 165
Wisdom opposed to cunning

163 Worship, public, indecencies committed at it 65
Solomon's choice of it

112 Wounds, most dangerous on a full stomach 133
Wiseacre, squire, the cause of his ruin 147 Writing, verses on that art, by a young lady
Wise men, to think with them, but talk with the
vulgar

24
Wit, defined, by the bishop of Rochester : XENOPHON, his account of the vision of Hercules 111

141
Women, the villany of deluding them exposed 17

34
Vanity of the compliments paid them by fops 26 YORKSHIRE gentleman, his diet at Paris
Their vices not to be taxed

26
None in the world .
26 ZEAL, the use politicians make of it

39
Generally married too young
7 Zelinda, her generosity to Sylvio

97

171

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